Theodora Maios

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Born in Australia but destined to meet and marry in Greece

Although Vicky Tsaousis and Argyrios Kikianis were both born in Adelaide and lived only a few streets away from each other, they hadn’t crossed paths until 2012 while holidaying in …

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Vietnamese Australian student pleads for a Greek wife in video gone viral

When Sydney-based student Simonn Nguyen won a free plate of Greek food at the International Night Markets, he never envisaged that a live video on social media in which he …

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The Greek Australian family Robinson

Originally from Samos, Pantelis and Katina Aimilianos farewelled Greece at a young age, seeking a better future in Australia. After settling in Melbourne, the young couple married, bore two children …

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Australia’s first Greek-style beach bar returns to Glenelg this summer

Inspired by the premium offerings of Mykonos, Nice, Capri and other seminal European coastal destinations, Australia’s first licensed beach-front getaway, The Moseley Beach Club, will return on the Adelaide metropolitan …

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Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia raises $630,000 for victims of Attica fires

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia reached out to its parishioners for donations managing to raise an impressive $630,000 for the victims of the devastating wildfires in the outskirts of …

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Editor apologises for ‘disgraceful’ Greek tragedy cartoon

The editor of South Australian newspaper The Advertiser has issued a public apology following the uproar from last Thursday’s controversial ‘Another Greek Tragedy’ cartoon sketched by editorial cartoonist Jos Valdman, …

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Sadly, it’s not all Greek to our kids. Why aren’t they speaking Greek?

Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham has announced the Australian Government will offer an extra $11.8 million in funding to the Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA) program, with the participating preschools …

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Australia’s first Greek Lord Mayor, Steve Condous AM has passed away, aged 82

Australia’s first Mayor of Greek descent and former state MP, Steve George Condous AM passed away on Friday 22 June following a short illness, aged 82. The charismatic politician was …

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A Greek Australian behind the best bakery in Australia

Nine years ago, Greek Australian Theo Vorenas decided to change career paths. After years of working as a car mechanic he started his own bakery, but he never anticipated that …

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Breaking the seal of confession

As of 1 October, South Australia will become the first state in Australia in which priests will be required by law to report any cases of child sex abuse admitted …